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- Oculoplastic surgery
- Surgical lacrimal
Multi-award winning Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon of world renown. Over thirty years experience in Ophthalmology including over twenty three years at Consultant Surgeon level. Recognised world opinion leader in corneal surgery. Innovative surgeon with some twenty inventions. UK pioneer in DMEK corneal transplantation surgery, and immediately sequential bilateral cataract surgery. Multiple honorary academic appointments at home and abroad.
Areas of interest
Routine cataract surgery; Complex cataract surgery including rescuing operations which had not gone well; Corneal transplantation including DMEK; Artificial corneal surgery especially the OOKP (osteo-odonto-keratoprosthesis) surgery; glaucoma; dry eye; pterygium surgery; laser vision correction; lens refractive surgery; contact lens complications; recurrent corneal erosions; non-healing corneal epithelial defects.
Current NHS consultant posts held
Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon, Sussex Eye Hospital, Brighton.
Clinical Director, Head and Neck Directorate, of Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals NHS Trust. Honorary Professor of Brighton and Sussex Medical School.
Safety and delivery of cataract surgery.
Risk stratification in cataract surgery.
Patient reported outcome in cataract surgery.
All aspects of artificial cornea.
National Silver Clinical Excellence Award (2015 - )
National Bronze Clinical Excellence Award (2006 - 2015)
United Kingdom and Ireland Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons Silver Award (2016)
Hospital Doctor of the Year (2005)
Member of Merit, Barraquer Institute, Barcelona
Over 200 publications in the ophthalmic literature.
Researchgate score of 38.88, which is higher than 95% of members of the research community.
Courses offered to GPs
GPs and optometric practices may contact me to provide free courses / talks / seminars.
Reference number 3069808
Post treatment communication
Following treatment of a Bupa member, I will communicate with GPs in line with Department of Health, GMC and appropriate professional bodies guidelines.
In the event of an urgent query following treatment, Bupa members should use the following contact details